Quick Stats

  • Program Enrollment
    628
  • Yield
    71%
  • Selectivity
    67%
Contact Information
3800 Victory Parkway
Cincinnati, Ohio 45207-1221, United States
Website
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Williams College of Business

About Williams College of Business

The Williams College of Business educates students of business, enabling them to improve organizations and society, consistent with the Jesuit tradition. Our goal is for all our graduates to achieve their career goals and improve society. For undergraduates, the College builds on Xavier’s strong liberal arts program to provide each student with proficiency in each of the core competencies, with excellent technical skills in his/her specific major, and with a successful transition to business. For MBAs, the College strengthens student proficiencies in the core competencies and enhances students’ business acumen.

What Recent Grads Say See All 8 Comments >

I enjoyed the flexibility and the candidness of the professors. I very much enjoyed the discussions we had in class that implemented primarily real-life examples rather than textbook lectures. It really set things apart from undergrad and, hopefully, other MBA programs.

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Admissions: Can I get in?

Post-Grad Work Experience
  • Average 68
  • Median 49
  • Middle 80% 9 to 163
Admissions Selectivity
67% Williams College of Business 72% Average Across All Schools

Average GMAT Score
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Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
100% 240
67% 67.0
71% 71.0
Female
28% 28
International
8% 8
Wait-listed
100% 0
Importance of Application Elements
  • GMAT Scores Very Important
  • GPA / Undergrad Transcripts Very Important
  • Resume / Work Experience Important
  • Recommendations Considered
  • Application Essay Considered
  • Interviews Considered
Pre-MBA Careers
Finance / Accounting
32% 32
Other
27% 27
Operations
20% 20
General Management
9% 9
Marketing / Sales
3% 3
Management
3% 3
Human Resources
3% 3
Consulting
3% 3
Financial Services
27% 27
Other
22% 22
Consumer Products
21% 21
Pharma / Health Care
9% 9
Manufacturing
6% 6
Real Estate
6% 6
Media / Entertainment
3% 3
Petroleum / Energy
3% 3
Technology
3% 3
Non-Profit
0% 0
Government
0% 0
Consulting
0% 0
GMAT Scores
  • All Applicants
  • Accepted
770 to 800
0%
0%
740 to 769
0%
0%
710 to 739
0%
0%
680 to 709
0%
0%
650 to 679
0%
0%
620 to 649
0%
0%
590 to 619
0%
0%
560 to 589
0%
0%
530 to 559
0%
0%
500 to 529
0%
0%
Under 500
0%
0%
English Language Requirements
550 Minimum TOEFL Score
English Proficiency Required: Yes
Minimum English Proficiency Score: Yes
Accepted Tests
  • IELTS
  • TOEFL Internet Based Test
  • TOEFL Paper-based Test

Tuition: Can I afford it?

Resident
$ $ $ $ $
Annual Program Cost
  • Price/Credit $740
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
Annual Program Cost
  • Price/Credit $740
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Academics: What will I learn?

Faculty
  • All Teachers
  • Tenured
Total Number of Teachers
28% 84
0%
Students in Core Classes
20 Williams College of Business 33 Average Across All Schools

Top 3 Teaching Methods
Case study
40% 40
Team project
35% 35
Lectures
10% 10
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Concentrations and Specializations
  • Finance
  • General Management
  • International Business
  • Marketing
Top Areas of Study
  • General Management
  • Finance
  • International Business
  • Marketing
Requirements for Graduation
  • Students must have attended a minimum number of classes
  • Students must have earned a pre-determined GPA/Letter grade average
Program Logistics
  • Credits required for graduation 36
  • Average # of months to complete program 42
  • Six-Year completion rate 77%
  • Max time allowed to complete 72
  • Separate Full-Time MBA No
  • Distance learning Yes
Time Classes Offered
  • Evenings, Every weekend, Via the Internet (unscheduled), Occasional week-long sessions
Semester Classes Offered
  • Fall, Spring, Summer
Technology Improvements
  • In August 2010 The Williams College of Business opened a new building. Technological features include 44 double screen Bloomberg financial computers, 17 high tech classrooms, student computer lab and multimedia project room.

Students: Who are my classmates?

No Part-time students have a campus area
Ethnicity of Students
White
84% 84
Asian American
9% 9
Hispanic
3% 3
Activities
Professional Clubs
  • Corporate Social Responsibility/NetImpact
  • Finance
Networking Clubs
  • Women in MBA

Alumni: How strong is my network?

16,670 Living MBA Alumni 0 Countries where alumni clubs exist
0 Active alumni clubs
7% Participating in gift donations No Individual alumni gift in excess of $10 Million in the last 12 months

Employer data includes graduates and current students.